Lucious Barnes

PROFILE:

I've been a huge fan and critic of games and movies ever since I had a voice to speak about them. I love power and influence of great storytelling, interactive and otherwise, and now want to be more than just a consumer. My biggest strength in this regard? Almost every time, I'm fair all the time.

Posts by Lucious Barnes:

Ascent and Survival: A chat with the developers of Suda51’s Let It Die

by 2 weeks ago

During this year's E3, I was lucky enough to get some face time with the lead creators behind the next upcoming title from Grasshopper Manufacture Inc., including Goichi Suda (aka …

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Beautiful Brutality: Absolver preview

by 4 weeks ago

I love martial arts. I love movies about martial arts. I love the philosophy behind martial arts. And as a gamer, I obviously love video games about martial arts. But …

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When the food fights back: Attack on Titan preview

by 1 month ago

In an alternate history and on an alternate earth, as mankind was entering the fledgling years of its industrial revolution, giant creatures appeared, the Titans, and with thoughtless,relentless, and bloody-minded …

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The Batman we may want, but not the Telltale game we deserve: Telltale’s Batman Preview

by 1 month ago

    For years now, Telltale Games have been adapting numerous and beloved stories into playable narratives that fans and newcomers can enjoy. In many cases, these titles have added something new …

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    Bringing a gun to a spaceship fight: Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare preview

    by 1 month ago

    There are two ways I’ve come to look at Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare. One is just as a first person shooter game, measured and considered in its own right, …

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    Harry Potter, Sonic, and more coming to Lego Dimensions in 2016

    by 2 months ago

    Today, Warner Bros. Interactive entertainment, TT Games, and The LEGO Group has unveiled new content for its bestselling game, LEGO Dimensions. With these upcoming expansion packs, LEGO Dimensions intends to …

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    All the kings men are off to fight the same way again: Kingdom Wars 2 review

    by 2 months ago

    When it comes to videogames that share the same genre, especially with how many we have these days, there are precious few things that can set them apart. Sometimes these …

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    Back in Black: An interview with Assassin’s Creed: Templars creators Fred Van Lente & Dennis Calero

    by 2 months ago

    With growing consistency, video games have been seeping out of their prior constraints and appearing in other forms of media. From films, to novels, to comics- there seems to be …

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    Assassin’s Creed: Assassins Comics 6-8 impressions

    by 2 months ago

      Taking off shortly after the events of Assassin’s Creed: Assassins issue number five, the sixth opens with our heroine, Charlotte ‘Char’ De La Cruz, becoming a more reluctant member of …

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    Assassin’s Creed: Templars Comic: Issues 1 -2 Impressions

    by 3 months ago

      Last year, Titan comics introduced us to the world of Charlotte De La Cruz and her violent induction into the shadowy war between the Assassin Brotherhood and the Templar Order. …

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      Light as a feather, sharp as a leaf: Momodora Reverie Under the Moonlight review

      by 3 months ago

      Once upon a time, I met one of my heroes of the gaming journalism world at a media event. After spending the first few minutes of our encounter with me …

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      Charolette’s Deadly Web- Assassin’s Creed comic series 1-5 review

      by 4 months ago

      In the later part of 2015 Titan comics introduced us to the Assassin’s Creed comic series, which told us the tale of Charlotte ‘Char’ de la Cruz and her adventures …

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